El Orgullo

El Orgullo is a term of the pride, the male ego in Mexico, externally recognizable by the gesticulation, facial expressions, clothing and especially the shoes. The forbidden cockfight presents a perfect expression for El Orgullo. The gamecocks have beside their own pride to carry out the male pride of their owners.

  • Verena Kyselka
  • Verena Kyselka
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    El Orgullo
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short, Web / New Media
  • Runtime:
    2 minutes 45 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 1, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 EUR
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Director Biography - Verena Kyselka

Verena Kyselka was born in East Germany, 1978 - 2003 graduated in art and video design at the Bauhaus-University-Weimar, Germany. She is based in Berlin, working on video art installation and experimental filmprojects. Her numerous international projects were developed during intercultural exchanges and artist-in-residence in East Europe, Bangladesh, China, Taiwan and Australia.
The Formosa Experiment 28’30”, Berlin/Taipei, 2014, Territory of Beauties, 23’, experimental documentary, Berlin/Taipei, 2012, Territory of Intimacy//Transcaucasian Identification, experimental documentary, 38’50”, Yerevan/Berlin, 2009, Red Apples in Armenia, video art, 21’40’’, Yerevan/Berlin, 2009, The Women Class, animation, 3’33’’, 2009, Territory of Intimacy//Forbidden Kisses, experimental film, 9’21’’, Tirana/Berlin, 2008

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